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Creators:
United States National Museum. Department of Arts and Industries
Dates:
circa 1887
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 219
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This record unit consists of descriptive labels prepared for the collection by Edwin H. Hawley, preparator in the Department of Arts and Industries.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory, Subcontracts and Procurement Department
Dates:
1991-1998
Size:
13 cu. ft. (13 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 05-291
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records document Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory (SAO) projects and activities. Materials include proposals, quotations, bids, architectural drawings, and correspondence with contractors, equipment makers, and vendors to provide services, equipment, and instruments for SAO.

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Dates:
bulk 1939
Size:
0.05 Cubic feet ((1 folder))
Collection ID:
NASM.1999.0069
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of eleven black and white 4 x 5 inch black and white copy negatives (with an 8 x 10 inch black and white copy print of each) of images gathered by Michael Neufeld for his article, "Rocket Aircraft and the Turbojet Revolution." This article was included in the book, Innovation and the Development of Flight, edited by Roger L...

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Creators:
National Aeronautics and Space Administration
International Telephone and Telegraph Corporation
Dates:
1964
Size:
3.1 Cubic feet (1 24 x 38 x 2 drawer)
Collection ID:
NASM.1989.0062
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of engineering drawings for the android and related gear.

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Dates:
bulk 1936
Size:
0.06 Cubic Feet ((2 folders))
Collection ID:
NASM.1989.0110
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of four photographs of the Messerschmitt Bf 109, and a three-view, general arrangement drawing of a 1930 German bomber. Dr. Krauskopf found these photographs and drawing in April of 1945 at the Luftwaffe Air Base in Kitzingen, Bavaria, Germany. The photographs include: 1) Front right three-quarter view of Messerschmitt Bf 1...

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Creators:
Wolfsohn, Robert S.
Dates:
1999-0027
Size:
0.05 Cubic Feet ((1 folder))
Collection ID:
NASM.1999.0027
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of the following material collected by Wolfsohn during his role in Operation Lusty: oversized drawing plan of the Volkenrode Institute; photographs of Volkenrode, especially with its camouflage; paper copies of photographs of Wolfsohn's time at Volkenrode; a detailed letter by Wolfsohn describing his work; and a set of smal...

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Creators:
Gafford, George L.
Dates:
1944-1950
Size:
0.45 Cubic Feet ((1 legal document box))
Collection ID:
NASM.2000.0044
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection concerns the Irving Air Chute Company and its products. Included are a Technical Report on the Design Features of the Irvin Automatic Opener, a Consulting Engineer's Comments on the Irvin Automatic Opener, news reports relating to the use of parachutes for airplane passengers and a three folders of photographs featuring Irvin produc...

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Creators:
Beech Aircraft Corp
Dates:
1930-1940
Size:
1.54 Cubic Feet ((1 legal document box) (1 records center box))
1.46 Linear Feet
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0196
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection contains a pictorial history of the development, design, manufacture, shipment, and delivery of Beech Model 17s. The material consists of photos showing details of engineering drawings, assembly parts and process, completed aircraft on line and in flight, and advertising art.

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Creators:
Germany
Japan
United States. Army Air Forces
Dates:
[ca. 1939-1945]
Size:
3,732 microfilm reels
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0431
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of the Air Force master microfilm of captured German and Japanese documents pertaining to aviation. The documents cover a wide variety of subjects, including aircraft and engines, flight test reports, proposals, and engineering studies. English translation is provided for some documents.

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Creators:
Maduro, I. L.
Dates:
circa 1904-1914
Size:
12 prints (silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.86-32
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs made by I. L. Maduro Jr. in Panama around the time of the building of the Panama Canal. They include images of buildings, railroad tracks, military personnel, people, dwellings, foliage, and a game, possibly cricket.

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